Vagabond book reviews

In the Voice of a Minor Saint

by Sarah J. Sloat

In the Voice of a Minor Saint cover

Oh Lord, to be the patroness of bees, wine glasses, cigarettes, and straight talk, or, as in the in the title poem, a saint whose ...“heart is small, like a love/ of buttons or black pepper.”

Eating Her Wedding Dress—A Collection of Clothing Poems

by various authors

Eating Her Wedding Dress—A Collection of Clothing Poems cover

Am I what I wear? Reading this fabulous collection inspired me to pause in front of the long mirror in my daughter’s bedroom. Then, I started rifling through my closet.

The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle

by Haruki Murakami

The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle cover

Was it by accident the previous borrower spilled his wine across the passage detailing the heart? Burgundy drops scattered the page, and their sharp edges blurred where they bled into the pulp.

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